Artist Name: Bloch, Marcus Elieser (German, 1723 - 1799). Plate CCIX (209): Chaetodon rhomboides (La Bandouliere Rhomboide) from "Ichtyologie, ou Histoire Naturelle, Generale et Particuliere des Poissons" [Ichthyology or natural history, general and particular fish]. Berlin: 1785-1797. Hand-colored engraved plates by F.G. Berger, G. Bodenehr, C. Darchow, P. Haas, J.F. Henning, C. Ludwig Schmidt, J.G. Schmidt and others after J.F. Henning, Kruger, and others, some printed in colors and finished by hand, a few heightened in silver and gold. Laid paper.
Dimensions: Sight: 8 3/4 x 15 3/4 inches; Matted: 14 1/2 x 21 inches.
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